Special Events

6th Annual State Fair Car Show


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The event will take place on Sunday, August 15th from 11am till 4pm during the 96th Annual State Fair. The show will take place on the main grounds and pre-registration is recommended. All participants will receive two gate admission tickets for August, 15 2021. Early registrants will receive a t-shirt and special sponsor gift.

The show is open to 1969 or older Custom Hot Rods, Rat Rods, Classic, Antiques, and Drag Cars. A limited number of 1970 to 1985 hot rods and muscle cars will be accepted. Award categories will include: People’s Choice, The Long Drive, Kid’s Choice, Best Paint Job, Sponsor’s Choice, Participant’s Pick and The Best of West Virginia Ribbon!

** The State Fair of West Virginia is not responsible or liable for any damages that occur during the car show, owner assumes all responsibility.



Unclaimed Property Auctions

Once again join the West Virginia State Treasurer’s Office as they auction off unclaimed property to the highest bidder. The auctions will take place at the State Treasurer’s booth inside the West Virginia Building on Friday, August 13th, Saturday, August 14th, Thursday, August 19th, Friday, August 20th, and Saturday, August 21st. Each auction will being promptly at 5pm.

For more information visit the State Treasurer’s Office booth prior to the auction beginning to see what items will be auctioned that evening.